Category - WWE

The Miz to guest star on USA Network’s Sirens next week

The Miz

Former WWE champion The Miz will be appearing as a special guest on the USA Network series Sirens this coming Tuesday, February 3, starting at 10:30PM EST. The Miz will be playing the role of Lance, a gym trainer in episode 9 of the series. Sirens follows follows Chicago’s best EMTs through their professional and personal lives. The show...

Tickets for post-WrestleMania 31 Smackdown on sale

Smackdown

Tickets for the post-WrestleMania Smackdown in Fresno, California, on Tuesday, March 31, went on sale to the general public this morning on Ticketmaster. The Save Mart Center will host these tapings just two days after WrestleMania and tickets are available for $15, $25, $40, $55, $65, and $100 plus other fees. No VIP Platinum packages are being...

Triple H to make “huge announcement” on Raw this Monday

Triple H

WWE teased a huge announcement for this Monday’s Raw on last night’s live Smackdown as Triple H said he will be addressing the “controversy” from the Royal Rumble and the announcement will “shake the WWE universe to its core.” The controversy he was referring to is Roman Reigns winning the 30-man over-the-top rope Rumble match and the...

WWE stocks go up…and then down in after hours trading

WWE HQ

WWE stocks had another good day, ending the trading day up 3.14% over yesterday’s closing but then quickly lost 2.20% in after hours trading. Stocks were on the up almost from when trading started earlier in the day but after 4PM they nosedived again. Currently they are at $12.20 each, losing 27 cents of the 38 cents they gained during the...

Hulk Hogan says door not closed on one more match

Hulk Hogan

In an interview with BANG Showbiz carried by ContactMusic.com, WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan has once again stated that he is training for one last match as an advice from a wise man, Vince McMahon, told him “Never say never.” Hogan said that WWE is where he started and that’s where he’s going to end the legacy and put the period on the end...

WWE Network is free again in February for new subscribers

WWE Network

With the tremendous success of the November #FreeFreeFree WWE Network promotion, WWE is once again giving out a whole month of Network for free for new subscribers. Those who never subscribed to the Network before can get the whole month of February, including the Fast Lane pay-per-view, for free if they sign up from February 1. You have to cancel...

Smackdown tomorrow live in Canada and the UK as well

Smackdown

Tomorrow’s Smackdown episode from Hartford will not only be live in the United States on SyFy but will also air live in Canada and the United Kingdom. SportsNet 360 in Canada will start the broadcast at 8PM EST while Sky Sports 4 in the UK will air Smackdown live at 1AM local time on Thursday night/Friday morning. The show will be headlined by...

Raw rating for 01/26/2015

RAW

Curiosity from the Royal Rumble and to see how a Raw from WWE Headquarters would look like gave WWE its best rating since July 21, 2014. The show did an average of 4,420,000 viewers, up from last week’s 4,100,000. Hour one did 4,468,000, followed by 4,657,000 viewers in the second hour, and then 4,135,000 in the third and final hour. (Ratings...

Total Divas season 3 episode 14 rating

Total Divas

Episode 14 of season 3 of Total Divas, titled Insecurity Breach did 1,207,000 viewers going head to head with the Royal Rumble. That is down slightly from last week’s 1,253,000 viewers and its third week in decline. Last week’s episode concentrated on a lesbian kiss between Paige and Rosa Mendes, the insecurities of Eva Marie, and Brie’s...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 01/26/2015

RAW

We are officially on the “Road To Wrestlemania!” The Royal Rumble is complete; there is a man going to Wrestlemania to face the WWE World Heavyweight Champion, and the next nine weeks are going to be the building of this road. Let’s start “driving!” Monday Night Raw TV Report for January 26th, 2015 – “Royal Rumble” Introduction...

WWE stocks close the day almost 20% higher

WWE HQ

WWE stocks spiked almost 20% after WWE issued the press release announcing the 1 million subscribers for the WWE Network with Wall Street reacting immediatley to the news. Stocks closed the day at 12.50, a 19.27% increase over yesterday’s closing. In after hours trading however it went down 1.12% at time of this writing for $12.36 a piece.

Variety covers WWE Network number, Wall Street reacts

WWE Network

Variety has covered the news that WWE Network has surpassed the 1 million subscribers mark, instantly making it their most popular news story of the day on their website. Wall Street immediately reacted to the news with stock shooting up over 15% at time of this writing. WWE had set a deadline of 1 million subscribers by the end of 2014 and...

WWE Network surpasses the 1 million subscribers mark

WWE Network

WWE today announced that the WWE Network has surpassed 1 million subscribers just 11 months after launch, making it the fastest-growing digital subscription service. These results represent a 37 percent increase (24 percent domestically) in subscribers since last reported at the end of third quarter 2014, driven primarily by a successful free...

Daniel Bryan thanks fans for their support during the Rumble

Daniel Bryan

Former WWE champion Daniel Bryan thanked his fans on Twitter yesterday, a day after a crazy Royal Rumble where fans booed everything and everyone after Bryan was eliminated from the match. “Thanks to all of you for your support, not just last night but for years. You guys are the best, and I am truly the luckiest man alive,” Bryan wrote. Last...

Casket match set for live Smackdown this week

Smackdown

The first match for this week’s live edition of WWE Smackdown was announced with Daniel Bryan taking on Kane once again for the third time in a row, only this time it will be a casket match. Smackdown will emanate from Hartford, Connecticut, the site of what was supposed to be Raw last night. With pretty much most of the Northeast closed due to...

Cena to take on Rusev at Fast Lane PPV with Sting set to appear

Rusev

Using the new Twitter @WWEsAuthority, WWE announced two items for the inaugural Fast Lane pay-per-view which is set to take place on February 22. The first one is that Triple H has challenged former WCW and TNA champion Sting to meet face to face at the pay-per-view while the second was a match announcement, John Cena vs Rusev. Cena and Rusev...

Hartford’s Mayor office says Raw taping tonight is canceled

RAW

The Communications Director for the Hartford Mayor has announced on Twitter that the Monday Night Raw at the XL Center scheduled for tonight in Hartford, Connecticut, has been officially canceled. “Tonight’s WWE event at XL center in #Hartford is CANCELLED. New date TBD,” the tweet by Maribel La Luz read. Deputy Chief Brian J. Foley Chief of...